Baringo County Woman Representative Gladwell Cheruiyot is mourning the death of her husband Tungo’s husband Isaac Cherogony who succumbed to Covid-19.
Mr. Cherogony died on Saturday night, while he was undergoing treatment at a Hospital in Eldoret.
According to the reports it was indicated that he was receiving treatment a the Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) in Eldoret when he was pronounced dead.
The lawmaker’s home was cordoned off as medical personnel commenced contact tracing.
Tungo was also tested for the deadly virus and her results are expected to be released this week.
Ms. Gladwell is said to be awaiting her covid-19 results after having interacted with government officials.
This comes as the country fears of worsening Covid-19 numbers with Saturday recording the highest number of positive cases of 389 individuals.
Contact tracing for people she interacted with is ongoing